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Pasticceria Impero - Caprarie

Via Caprarie 4/E, 40125 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 296 0323
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“cake” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
“aperitivo” (6 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Bar, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Caprarie 4/E, 40125 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited this cafe for lunch and tried several of the dishes including cuttlefish risotto, stuffed vegetables and salads with a glass of prosecco. Service was good and the range of cakes was very tempting. Needless to say - we did try a couple. Good...More

Thank Geologygirl21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since me and my husband were visiting Bologna to celebrate my birthday, we had to buy a nice little cake. And we did. Pasticceria Impero, near the two Towers, offered an interesting variety of cakes. We took a small chocolate cake which costed €13 and...More

Thank ElliTravelTaste
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For Lunch and dinner we didn't like the Vibe, but for breakfast?? Outstanding! We came every morning of our stay. The coffee, the croissant, the sandwiches, the smiling staff. 5*. Loved it! Very nice prices too!

Thank Cristian B
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for an espresso and a tiramisu. Except some nice view and a just ok coffee the tiramisu was bad and I have had tiramisu the last decade in other cities of Italy as well as all over Europe! The cream did not...More

1  Thank AngelikiA1
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The "all you can eat buffet" was tempting as we really wanted to sample everything they had there. Most was really nice. Not a fancy eatery, but a refreshing light meal. The deal was 11 euros for the buffet including a cocktail (we all enjoyed...More

Thank Passpartous
Reviewed 8 July 2018

In Northern Italy there is a tradition of offering a drink of your choice plus an all youy can eat buffet, called aperitvo. Lots of places do it in Bologna, this one is the best I've had so far. It is fantastic value for money...More

Thank markacohen
Reviewed 2 July 2018

we took refuge from rain on a rainy monday in september 2017. great food and drinks at this lively little cafe/Pasticceria, where only the beautiful young people of Bologna hangout.

Thank Andre L
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We first called in here for a coffee whilst passing. Busy shop with seating in and out offering very large selection of coffees and amazing cakes / pastries. Very busy with locals and it offers take out as well. Attentive friendly staff Had great easy...More

Thank tomhX3234VY
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I was in Bologna for a few days, business related trip and stayed in a hotel very close to Impero. I visited them a few times during my visit. Each time was just better. Excellent pastries, white chocolate ones especially ! Food never disappointing !...More

Thank DietCocaCola
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We sat outside for lunch on a busy, sunny day in Bologna. The restaurant was very busy - although to be fair, the waitress who was friendly and pleasant, brought us our menu, drinks and the order quickly. Salad with Pink Grapefruit and nuts and...More

Thank outdoorliving
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Caprarie 4/E, 40125 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 296 0323
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